Srinagar: Everything is not ok in Kashmir. On Fridays, security gets tightened. In the 600-year-old Jamia Masjid of Srinagar, Friday prayer could not be offered on the 8th consecutive Friday.\n\n\n\nFrom 5th August onwards, security forces have imposed a ban on offering prayers in that mosque.\n\n\n\nLockdown since Aug 5\n\n\n\nKashmir is witnessing a continuous lockdown since 5th August. There is a ban in Srinagar and 9 neighboring districts. \n\n\n\nThe Economic condition of Kashmir is deteriorating day by day.\n\n\n\nDevelopment of Kashmir\n\n\n\nAlthough Govt has taken some steps for the development of Kashmir, its benefits have not yet percolated to the ground level.\n\n\n\nThere is a need to lift the ban. People are anxiously wanting to get the normalcy restored.